Black Elk speaks: being the life story of a holy man of the Oglala Sioux

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Pocket Books, Apr 1, 1972 - History - 238 pages
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User Review  - Stahl-Ricco - LibraryThing

A powerful book, and a sad book. Black Elk tells of his life and in that story we learn so much! His peoples names for the months, the significance of circles to the native people, their customs and ... Read full review

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User Review  - sammii507 - LibraryThing

I enjoyed this book. I found it kind of difficult when I was reading it to figure out what was actually Black Elk, and what was Neihardt, although the editor had thankfully given little footnotes on ... Read full review

Contents

The Offering of the Pipe
1
Early Boyhood
6
in The Great Vision
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Copyright

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